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Our mission is to foster faith-based stewardship in the community for the spiritual, educational and charitable needs of all.













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Latest News and Events

Foundation Seeks Relationship Manager
The Catholic Community Foundation is hiring a Relationship Manager who will work with donors and parishes to foster philanthropic giving to benefit the ministries of the Diocese of Cleveland.  Click here to learn more.

Rooted in Faith - Forward in Hope Grant Applications Now Accepted
Applications for grant awards from the Rooted in Faith campaign are now being accepted from Catholic parishes and schools in the Diocese of Cleveland.  Two types of awards are available:

-Strengthening Our Faith (catechetical grants)

-Catholic Education - Expanding the Educational Landscape with Innovation (school grants)

The deadline for application submission is Friday, October 24, 2014. For more information, click here.

Foundation Board Elects Four New Trustees
We're pleased to announce four new members of the Catholic Community Foundation Board of Directors.  Each will serve a three-year term.
       Mrs. Maria O'Neil Ruddock, St. Noel Parish - Willoughby
       Dr. Andre Smith, Holy Spirit Parish - Garfield Heights
       Mrs. Sarah Phelps Smith, Communion of Saints Parish - Cleveland Heights
       Mrs. Joanne Zeroske, St. John Vianney Parish - Mentor
View the full list of directors here.

Parishes Receive Distribution Checks
We’re excited to share that another round of checks have been mailed to parishes throughout the Diocese! Thanks to the thousands of donors who made sacrificial gifts to the Rooted in Faith – Forward in Hope campaign, over $1.4 million was distributed last week just to our parishes…and to date, over $69 million total to the five case components. God bless you for your commitment to His Church!

2013 Annual Report Now Available!
We're pleased to announce that our 2013 Annual Report is now available.  To learn more about the lives that are transformed by the generosity of people across Northeast Ohio, you may read the report here. 






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